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THE IRON INDUSTRY.
ing. The fuel must be brought quite a distance, and as the Belgian coal fields are as near as those of northern France, and since the coke from the French deposit is not of the best, and since it has
been impossible to get a sufficient supply, there is a large amount of coke brought from Germany and Belgium in spite of the tariff. Tlhe Pompey Company has ovens at Seraing, Belgium, but as a